Howard Johnson Clinton
Travel Blogs from Clinton
Yesterday involved a trip to Clinton and lunch with Brother Steve. We said our goodbyes and headed out to do some grocery shopping. We passed a church with a tractor parked out front with one of those giant circular hay bales on the front fork and a flatbed trailer decorated with greenery. I can only assume the deceased was a farmer and the tractor would take him to his final resting place. I ...
We left the RV late on Monday after the thunderstorm passed over. We ran some errands and then caught up with Cousin Cindy in Laurens. It was great to see Cindy. After dinner in Laurens it was a short drive to the assisted living facility to see Addy and Ed Good. Addy is my father's sister and the last of the brothers and sisters. I believe there were 4 boys and 3 girls in the family. It was a nice visit and they seem well, with Ed soon to be 91 years of ...
... had an on line meeting with Brothers Nick and Dan in Santa Barbara. We usually do this every other week, but I have missed a few while traveling. After the meeting we fired up the BBQ and enjoyed some local corn.
On Sunday, the trip was to Cowpens National Battlefield and a personal tour. Yes, once again, we were the only ones on the tour. Our guide was Ranger Correll ...
Our tow car had developed a serious vibration above 60mph and I had to get that corrected. Brother Steve had told me about Clinton Tire and that it was highly recommended by Cousin Cindy. I gave then a call, the price was right, they did the work. Now, with new front rubber and a alignment, the ride is smooth again. All this took up most of the 19th.
Yesterday we headed up the I ...
Went over to see brother Steve on Sunday, in Clinton. Yesterday he came over to visit with us at the RV park. Later he called from home "is it raining there?". Nope. Well, about 15 minutes later the sky opened up. I guess he will send us weather alerts while we are here.
Today we drove over to Rose Hill Plantation. This is a State Historic site. This was the home of Henry Gist, the "secession governor" of South Carolina. The Ranger/guide was a very sharp guy and gave ...
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